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Putna Monastery

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The greatest bucovinean monastery

A very old bucovinean monastery established by Stefan cel Mare with the christian spirit of the... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
dorin b
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Arad, Romania
A place of gratitude for the one who defended Europe from the 15th century Muslim invasions – Stefan the Great – king of

Putna Monastery is a monastery of monks, very well preserved, a place full of history. Here is the... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Florentin Adria... G
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Arad, Romania
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

A very old bucovinean monastery established by Stefan cel Mare with the christian spirit of the romanians. It's a monastery of monks and you will find guides for many languages. There is the tomb of Stefan cel Mare and many icons from XV century. It's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

Putna Monastery is a monastery of monks, very well preserved, a place full of history. Here is the tomb of the most important ruler of Moldova - Stefan the Great. During his reign the foundations of over 30 monasteries (he reigned 47 years) were laid....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Florentin Adria... G
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

A real monastery with that christian spirit that romanian had since Moldova was fighting leaded by Stefan cel Mare. His spirit is related to this place as his remainings are here. Also it is remembered the devotion of Eminescu, Romania's greatest poet, for the romanian...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elena M
Reviewed April 22, 2018

a great place with a beautiful museum the entrance is free but you have to pay at the museum in this monastery the is the Stefan the Great grave must see this place

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank oiv85
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Such a beautiful place and wonderful history, make sure to visit the museum inside the monastery and read a little about this place before arrival, there's so much to learn about it. And bring your camera (pay the 10 lei tax though!) and walk inside...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Dave H
Reviewed December 2, 2017

This is the place where the most notorious Moldavian ruler is buried - Stefan cel mare (Stephen the Great). But this is a place that summarize 500+ years of history, events, people that were among the most important builders of Romania and Europe as they...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank CodLI
Reviewed October 13, 2017

I visited the monastery church as well as the museum. In the church the paintings are great, and the tomb of Stefan the Great and his family members are always covered with flowers. But the best part was the monks tour of the museum. They...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Cristina M
Reviewed September 10, 2017

after the Ottomans conquered Constantinople, it was a matter of time till they tried to conquer also more land the the north part of the city in Moldavia lived and ruled in the sec part of 15th century the most important leader Moldavia ever had,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Historisic, scenic monastery. One of the key places to see if in the Bucovina area of Romania. Don't miss it.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank donaldl304
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic location, impressing church , very interesting museum. The monastery has a long history and is well preserved.

Date of experience: August 2017
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